Officials identify Littlefield man killed in Gaines Co. crash

Officials identify Littlefield man killed in Gaines Co. crash
One man died in a crash near the Gaines-Andrews County line (Source: Seminole Sentinel)
Xavier Hernandez was killed in a crash on May 24, 2018 in Gaines County (Source: Facebook)
Xavier Hernandez was killed in a crash on May 24, 2018 in Gaines County (Source: Facebook)

GAINES COUNTY, TX (KCBD) - Officials have identified a 25-year-old Littlefield man who was killed in a Thursday morning crash near the Andrews-Gaines County line as Xavier Hernandez, according to the Seminole Sentinel.

The crash happened just after 8:30 a.m. on FM 1788.

Troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety told the Seminole Sentinel Hernandez was driving northbound when he veered into the southbound lane of traffic, where he crashed into a semi.

The driver of the semi, identified as Julio C. Olivares, 48, of El Paso, was taken to Seminole's Memorial Hospital with moderate injuries.

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